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14 Feb 2014
On April 8 and 9, 2014 the Dutch bioinformatics community will meet for the 9th time in conference centre De Werelt in Lunteren. A lively programme will provide for presentations about the latest...
07 Jan 2014
The ICRM 2014 Organizing Committee kindly invites you to the International Chemometrics Research Meeting ICRM 2014 that will take place from 14th-18th September 2014 in The Golden Tulip Valmonte...
11 Dec 2013
All the call information can be found on the new Participants Portal: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/home.html. An overview with all open calls can be found here: http://...
20 Sep 2013
NMC researcher Robert-Jan Raterink has published a cover article in Analytical Chemistry (Volume 85, Issue 16, 2013). The cover shows a new electromigration-based sample preparation method...
22 Aug 2013
Video "Why organs fail" Health Care The costs of the Health care system are globally rising to the extent that this cannot be afforded anymore in the future. A key aspect to be addresses in this...
01 Aug 2013
On August 26th, the Leiden University spin-off MIMETAS has won the Young Technology audience award and the runner-up jury award during the international Conference on Commercialisation of Micro-...
28 Jun 2013
ZonMW and ALW have opened a call for projects that want to obtain access to Technology Hotels offered through the Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences (DTL). Technology 'Hotels' are technology...
18 Jun 2013
Congratulations to NMC's spin-off company MIMETAS, which was awarded the prestigious LifeScience@Work award during the Dutch Life Sciences SME Event. Seventy‐five recently established Life...
31 May 2013
Congratulations to Johan Westerhuis of the University of Amsterdam, who got two Awards from the Metabolomics Society: the 2013 Highest Download Award and the Pre-2013 Best Paper Award. For more...
30 Apr 2013
The 9th Annual Conference of the Metabolomics Society will be held on the 1st – 4th July 2013 at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) in Glasgow, Scotland.For further information...
07 Mar 2013
A reconstruction of the human metabolic network has been published as “Recon 2” in Nature Biotechnology. The reconstruction is a community effort of a large group of researchers including...
17 Sep 2012
NCSB offers three e-courses introductory, web-based courses in systems biology   Website:              www.ncsb.nl/e-courses...
03 Sep 2012
  Title:                 Life Sciences Momentum 2012 – Communicating Science Date:      ...
03 Sep 2012
Biotechnology Studies Delft Leiden (BSDL-EDU) organizes advanced courses for scientists from industry and academia. The advanced course “Metabolomics for Microbial Systems Biology” aims at teaching...
30 Jul 2012
Leiden University Researchers Receive Valorization Grant for Organ-on-a-Chip Product Development Leiden, The Netherlands, 29 June 2012 - Researchers from the Leiden/Amsterdam Centre for Drug...
26 Jul 2012
Susana Cámara Leret and Mike Thompson: Aqua Vita Aqua Vita, one of four winning projects from the Designers & Artists for Genomics Award 2012, was presented at Naturalis, June 7, 2012 Contrary...
16 Jul 2012
TU Delft, Leiden University and BSDL organize an advanced course in 'Metabolomics for Microbial Systems Biology'. The course will be given from Monday October 29th until Friday November 2nd, 2012....
02 Jul 2012
Julio Peironcely (ABS/NMC Leiden University) has won the Metabolomics Society Travel Award for his presentation, 'Metabolomics Using an "Automated" Metabolite Identification Pipeline' at the...
22 Jun 2012
  Workshop on cross technology Friday June 1st, the Dutch Tech Centre for Life Sciences (DTL) organized a workshop with representatives from key Life Sciences technologies: sequencing,...
27 Apr 2012
Date: 25 May 2012 Time: 11:00 to 15:30 Location: Utrecht, SURF Foundation Many software projects in the life sciences are written as "open source". But do we actually know what that means? What is...
09 Mar 2012
Introducing nutrikinetics: A new way of performing nutrition research A new way of performing research in the field of nutrition could one day open a more accurate picture of how the foods and...
08 Mar 2012
The first lustrum edition of the TI Pharma Spring Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at Media Plaza in Utrecht. At this meeting industrial researchers, academic scientists, regulatory...
05 Mar 2012
In the series broadcast by RTL4, the NMC has featured in the first episode, on obesity. If you have missed the program, please click this link: http://www.rtl.nl/xl/#/u/3e0a943b-bc8a-3524-b94d-...
01 Mar 2012
On May 7-8, NMC will hold its Metabolomics Meeting in Hotel Breukelen. For programs of the internal (May 7) and the international meeting (May 8) and the registration form, please link to:...
23 Feb 2012
The next International Conference on Magnetic Resonance in Food, which is to be held in Wageningen, from June 26 to 29, 2012. Within this edition of the conference we will have dedicated sessions on...
22 Feb 2012
1st announcement Date: Friday, 2012 April 20, 10.00 – 16.30 h Location: Room F401, Science (W&N) Building, VU University Amsterdam De...
09 Feb 2012
Description and aim of the workshop Metabolomics has become an important tool in life sciences, including studies of plant interaction with its environment and studies on the activity of...
09 Feb 2012
The Montreux LC/MS 2012 conference : Special highlights on Metabolomics and Clinical Chemistry Short Courses: November 5-6, 2012 29th LC/MS Montreux Symposium – Montreux, SwitzerlandNovember 7-9,...
08 Feb 2012
EAFP Annual Conference Tradition and Innovation in Pharmacy Education: from Content to Process May 24-26, 2012 European Association of Faculties of Pharmacy and Department of Pharmaceutical...
08 Feb 2012
      Netherlands Bioinformatics Conference 2012: register now!   Invitation to register! Both registration and abstract submission for the Netherlands Bioinformatics...
30 Jan 2012
At Plant Research International (PRI), Wageningen, there is an opening for a Research Technician in Plant Metabolomics; please see attachment for details.
11 Jan 2012
Bioinformatician for support of metabolomics data analysis Institute Academic Medical Center (AMC) Amsterdam, the Netherlands Department Bioinformatics Laboratory Hours/week 36 Contract...
14 Dec 2011
Susana Camera (Spain) and Mike Thompson (UK) are among the winners of the Designers&Artists4Genomics Award presented by the Netherlands Genomics Initiative. They have worked together with the...
12 Dec 2011
The Designers & Artists 4 Genomics Award (DA4GA) is the first Dutch contest in which art, design and life sciences are brought together “Growing graffiti, a urinary diary, an interactive plant...
09 Dec 2011
On 28-30 March 2012, PCDI’s best known event, the annual Postdoc Retreat, will be held for the seventh time. This three-day event is dedicated to career development: identifying your skills and...
09 Dec 2011
The annual Valorisation Award of the Netherlands Genomics Initiative (NGI), edition 2011 goes to the Centre for BioSystems Genomics (CBSG). ‘In recognition of their founding role of the DNA...
09 Dec 2011
On March 22-25, 2012, the 4th Australasian Metabolomics Symposium and Workshop will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The theme of the symposium is: "The Art of Metabolomics: Moving Forward to...
08 Dec 2011
  Systems Biology & Bioenergetics Symposium – CSBB symposium Dates:               2012 February 13 (Monday) Venue...
08 Dec 2011
NCSB workshop for Young Investigators in Systems Biology (YISB) Dates:               2012 March 01-02 (Thursday-Friday) Venue:...
07 Dec 2011
Microfluidics is the science of handling and processing extremely small liquid volumes. Massive parallel operations allow tremendous upscaling of the number of data points per run, while...
01 Dec 2011
The Maastricht Molecular Epidemiology Expertise group (M2E2) offers you a challenging five days course (23-27 April 2012) to grasp the essentials of molecular epidemiology. The course brings together...
28 Nov 2011
Stel, je kunt kijken naar de moleculen van een ziek persoon. Dan zie je waar de afwijkingen zijn die de ziekte veroorzaken. Als je weet wat er aan de hand is, kun je dat repareren of voorkomen....
25 Nov 2011
Zuur glas voorkomt gepriegel Een Leidse vinding maakt een chemische meetmethode slimmer en makkelijker. Dat opent de weg naar allerlei toepassingen. ‘Bij Stanford en MIT slaan ze zichzelf...
24 Nov 2011
Dutch Techcentre for Life sciences (DTL) Framework of top-level expertise centres in life science technologies November 22nd, at Life Sciences Momentum, six top expertise centres together presented...
07 Nov 2011
Faculty of Science LACDR The Leiden / Amsterdam Center for Drug Research (LACDR) is part of the Faculty of Science. The LACDR is a leading institute which performs fundamental and strategic...
18 Oct 2011
Biomolecule separation at the nanoscale on the cover of Analytical Chemistry A combination of nanofluidic and electric phenomena has enabled researchers from the Leiden/Amsterdam Centre for Drug...
13 Oct 2011
On October 13th Ewoud van Velzen  (Unilever, Vlaardingen) received the I.M. Kolthoff Award for his PhD thesis entitled "Nutrikinetics". The I.M. Kolthoff Award...
12 Oct 2011
Dear colleague,   BBMRI-NL, the Dutch project for biobank collaboration, cordially invites you to attend its second conference ‘Connecting Biobanks’ on Monday 21 November 2011...
20 Sep 2011
  Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induce Resistance to Chemotherapy through the Release of Platinum-Induced Fatty Acids, Jeanine M.L. Roodhart, Laura G.M. Daenen, Edwin C.A. Stigter, Henk-Jan Prins,...
26 Jul 2011
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) makes available SRM 1950 Metabolites in Human Plasma: approximately 100 metabolites with certified and reference values. Please check the...
25 Jul 2011
Titel:                Life Sciences Momentum 2011 – Science for Society Datum:      ...
09 Jun 2011
Attached, you will find the final report of the Mid-Term Review Committee. Scope of the review The Mid-Term Review Committee of the Netherlands Metabolomics Centre is an independent body that...
06 Jun 2011
Analytical BioSciences, Leiden: Article in Laboratorium Magazine, nr. 4, 2011 on diagnostics and medicine-made-to-measure with metabolomics.
09 May 2011
In a recently published interview on the homepage of the University of Leiden homepage, Dr. Paul Vulto comments on the success of NMC’s high impact paper in the leading microfluidics journal...